Because of the amount of traveling demanded in the 24/7 world we now live in, as corporate professionals, it’s important that we understand how to adapt and survive. You not only want to live quite comfortably in this new space and time, but you also want to enjoy your life as well. it’s not easy.. read more →

Public speaking can be daunting or rewarding. It entirely depends on the speaker, the subject matter, the audience and the format of the address. Monologues have their own share of challenges, so do dialogues or interactive sessions. Panel discussions or debates have completely different challenges. An event can be a roaring success if the speaker.. read more →

Negotiation is a bit of art and a bit of science. You need to be able to pursue a person without being pesky. You should be persuasive and persistent but never come across as pushy. You should be assertive, professional and rather classy since you cannot appear to be cheap asking for a bargain deal… read more →

Not too long ago, event managers or planners were a select breed of professionals. Event planners were usually amazing administrators and organizers. They were very good at networking. Most were focused on a confined region which allowed them to have the relevant contacts. Knowledge of the area and the pros & cons of the place.. read more →

Not many people are as obsessed with business cards as Patrick Bateman was in American Psycho. But the truth is everyone wants an amazing business card. Business cards may not have to be perfect but they should be ideal. What’s perfect or ideal for you may not be for someone else. Hence, there is no.. read more →

24 Aug 2015
August 24, 2015

Is Work Life Balance Utopian?

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No, work life balance is not utopian and it is not a myth. It is just plain and simple difficult to achieve. Let us begin with a caveat. You will never have the scales balanced evenly or to perfection. You will always be more focused on either work or life. That is the truth. Can.. read more →

As a salesperson it is inevitably your dream to change into a strategic partner as it is an extremely coveted position that results in higher profit margins and revenues. When you are interested in taking the step to become a more developed strategic partner it is first important to understand why you should be pushing.. read more →

The internet has become such a large part of everyone’s life, so much in fact that a study through YouGov showed that 53% of people that participated in their study experienced some sort of anxiety when they weren’t able to access a WiFi connection or their smartphone. This leaves us with a pressing question, “Is.. read more →

Whether you’re a paid speaker or if you’re giving a presentation to a group of professionals, you will have to learn how to deliver your pitch effectively. The way that you present your ideas will have a huge impact on the opinion of the people that you are presenting to. Below are the steps that.. read more →

Productivity takes a dip for multiple reasons. Lack of resources, improper planning, incapability, poor time management, multitasking and stress are various factors that affect productivity. The workload also plays a crucial role. It has been observed that when professionals are given one task at a time, they tend to deliver quickly in comparison with instances.. read more →